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Day of Solidarity with Austrian animal rights prisoners

26-06-2008 10:51

2nd of July 2008 - Please join the International Day of Solidarity

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Galloway, Fake Protesters and the Daily Mail

26-06-2008 10:41

Journo Yasmin Whittaker-Khan, writing in the Fail on Sunday last week, claimed that a man she saw inciting the crowd, yelling abuse at the police and shouting ‘pigs out’ was himself of a porcine nature, a fully serving police officer.(1)

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SMASH EDO graffiti

26-06-2008 09:51

NO EDO, London Road area, Brighton. january 2008

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why haven't we noticed?

26-06-2008 09:13

government going to speed up heathrow airport

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Radio interview about Madness and spirituality

26-06-2008 09:02

Undercurrents Melissa on USA radio about going mad.

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Tony Gosling arrested in missing persons hunt

26-06-2008 08:16

Tuesday 24th June approx. 1400 Tony Gosling and fiancee were stopped in their vehicle on the M32 motorway in Bristol by ten police officers under the authority of the Northumbria Police Major Incident Unit.

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Nuclear worries increase as German dump mine floods

26-06-2008 05:59

An old potash mine in north Germany containing nuclear waste is flooding at a rate of 12 cubic metres a day and throwing up all sorts of questions about safe keeping of nuclear leftovers for a million years. The design for nuclear waste storage in the now flooding Asse II potash mine near Wolfenbüttel, about 80 kms southeast of Hannover, is the same as for the specially dug salt mine at Gorleben, seen as the likely permanent repository.

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MDC-M youths attack MTC-T rally

26-06-2008 02:47

Just to show you the sort of people (MDC-T the west is supporting...Notice too: no police repression

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MDC-T senator-elect nabbed over violence

26-06-2008 02:43

What the western press is not reporting:

MDC-T senator-elect for Siyakobvu in Kariba John Malaba has been arrested in connection with violence that left scores of Zanu-PF supporters injured.

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Emergency Official Witnessed Dead Bodies In WTC 7

26-06-2008 02:27

Exclusive video of emergency official Barry Jennings discussing explosions inside WTC 7 before either of the twin towers had collapsed and having to step over dead bodies of victims as he attempted to vacate the building has been released for the first time.

The clip, which was originally intended to feature in Loose Change Final Cut but had to be withdrawn according to Jennings' wishes after he had received threats, has now been made public in anticipation of a BBC documentary about Building 7 which is expected to skew Jennings' account in an attempt to reinforce the official story.

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Famine killed 7 million people in USA

26-06-2008 02:26

Another online scandal has been gathering pace recently. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, deleted an article by a Russian researcher, who wrote about the USA’s losses in the Great Depression of 1932-1933.

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Zimbabwe: Tragedy & Hope

26-06-2008 00:08

including a history of Zimbabwe

Zanu PF's hold on power, necessarily steadfast because of their foremost role in the independence struggle, subsequently led to their own concentration of political power. The brutal represssion of the MDC opposition over the last couple of months has led to near universal condemnation. The western media has neglected to mention that there has also been violence from the MDC (under extreme provocation - this is after all a class war between Zanu PF's black bourgeois, their tribal support base and the military versus the trade union working class/impoverished middle class and rural poor of the MDC). Meanwhile doubts continue to surface as to the MDC's privatisation agenda.

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camp for climate action northwest neighbourhood get-together

25-06-2008 23:58

even if you're not sure about the whole climate thing, come along anyway,

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The UK's Looming Energy Crisis: A State of Emergency

25-06-2008 21:26

Projected UK Oil and Gas Demand and Production

In an article titled A State of Emergency, on The Oil Drum, Euan Mearns outlines the trends for fossil fuel production, imports and price for the UK and paints a bleak picture, following are a couple of graphs from his article and some extracts, emphasis added.

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Mugabe: A legal remedy for the removal of a tyrant

25-06-2008 21:19

Why Britain might have the legal right to invade Zimbabwe and why it probably won't

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Zimbabwe: The Country That Never Was

25-06-2008 19:34

Young Abahlali baseMjondolo activist Fanuel Nsingo reflects on his recent trip to his home town in Zimbabwe.

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represion in guatemala

25-06-2008 16:16

attack and deth threats against H.I.J.O.S.

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Noise demo at UK Coal 14 July

25-06-2008 16:16

Keep up the pressure on UK Coal to stop their profiteering from climate destruction. Tell them we can’t live with their new open cast sites.

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Local government workers to strike over pay

25-06-2008 15:17

Local government workers have voted 55% in favour of strike action, making strikes by over 600,000 workers a near certainty over the summer, from 16th-17th July.

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Callout to any FIT watchers - SHAC rally July 12th

25-06-2008 15:07

SHAC national march & rally coming up soon, the cops will no doubt be out and about intimidating everyone. Any FIT watchers going to the march?